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American Legion Post 297 Centennial Celebration
Aug 29, 2021
American Legion Post 297 Centennial Celebration

Reuben J. Smith American Legion Post 297 of Payne (Ohio) will be hosting a Centennial Celebration on Saturday, Sept....

Ely (Iowa) American Legion Post 555 turns 100
Mar 2, 2021
Ely (Iowa) American Legion Post 555 turns 100

The American Legion post in Ely is celebrating 100 years of service, a big milestone in the town of just over 2,200 peop...

Dyersville, Iowa, celebrates 100 years
Nov 13, 2020
Dyersville, Iowa, celebrates 100 years

By Dylan Kurt/Dyersville Commercial The great and immortal founding father George Washington said to “associate with ...

Remembering one of our past commanders
Sep 29, 2020
Remembering one of our past commanders

While COVID-19 has postponed our centennial celebration, we would like to share a piece of our post’s history: Daniel A...

We remember
Sep 29, 2020
We remember

COVID-19 has prevented our post from holding our planned celebration this year....

Durand Gold Star Post 676 releases centennial book
Jun 19, 2020
Durand Gold Star Post 676 releases centennial book

On June 24, 2021, Durand Gold Star Post 676 will celebrate its 100th anniversary....

'To Strengthen a Nation' Episode 8: Emergency Response
May 7, 2020
'To Strengthen a Nation' Episode 8: Emergency Response

Newest installment of American Legion history video series explores organization’s relief efforts.

To Strengthen America, Episode 7: Children & Youth
Mar 19, 2020
To Strengthen America, Episode 7: Children & Youth

The video highlights The American Legion’s early mission to support children left orphaned, or whose homes were disrupted, after World War I.

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